The high-performance blade has very good toughness and does not deform when bent at 90 degrees. The hardness is as high as 55. Cutting the wire does not hurt the blade.It can be used in battle or for display. We would highly recommend it as a gift.
Anyone would be thrilled to receive a gorgeous sword as a gift! OVERALL LENGTH: 105 cm / 41.3 inch BLADE LENGTH: 72 cm / 28.3 inch TSUKA LENGTH: 26 cm / 10.2 inch BLADE WIDTH: 3.2 cm / 1.26 inch BLADE THICKNESS: 0.7 cm / 0.28 BLADE CRAFT: fully hand forged, water quenching BLADE MATERIAL. BLADE SHAPE: Shinogidukuri NAKAGO: full tang KISSAKI: medium (chukissaki).
TSUKA(HANDLE): hard wood core, Hineri maki TSUKA-ITO: hard wood warpped by blue PU leather FITTINGS: alloy+brass HABAKi: brass SAYA: hard wood warpped by blue PU leather. (No display stand and other fittings along with). This means that the carbon steel is folded by 11 times to produce 2048 layers. The higher quantity of layers provides more unique and mystical hada patterns, which defines and displays the craftsman's experience and knowledge of traditional metallurgy passed down from generation to generation.
Only the utmost skilled bladesmiths (Toushyo) and polishers (Togi-shi) can bring out the beauty and life from the Shinsakuto live blade. During the forging process, all of the slags and impurities of the steel are burned off and folded forged to an uncompromised strength with an sharp cutting edge. The final carbon content is 1% and the hardness is an impressive HRC 55 on the Rockwell Scale.
This high quality blade can easily cut through tatami straw mats or bamboo for Tameshigiri or Batto-do use. International Buyers - Please Note. Please contact with us before you leave feedback. We will try our best to solve the problem for you, thank you.
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